Fixing Medical Prices - Miriam J. Laugesen

Fixing Medical Prices

By Miriam J. Laugesen

  • Release Date: 2016-11-07
  • Genre: Medical


Miriam Laugesen goes to the heart of U.S. medical pricing: to a largely unknown committee of organizations affiliated with the American Medical Association. Medicare’s ready acceptance of this committee’s advisory recommendations sets off a chain reaction across the American health care system, leading to high—and disproportionate—rate setting.